CICLA Winners

2018 Chen Bochui International Children’s Literature Award Winners

In 2018, the CICLA Award received 88 children’s novels, 144 short stories and 317 pictures books originating from 30 countries and territories. The winners are:


Best International Picture Books

The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse
by Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen

《车票去哪里了?》(Where Have the Tickets Gone? )
by Liu Xugong

《姥姥的布头儿魔法》(Grandma's Magic of Cloth Scraps)
by Ao Zi

The Day War Came
by Nicola Davies and Rebecca Cobb

by Julia Donaldson and Sharon King-Chai


Best Novels in Chinese Language

《驯鹿六季》(Reindeer Through Six Seasons)
by Gerelchimeg Blackcrane

by Tang Sulan

《独龙花开 我们的民族小学》(Blooming with Happiness in the Dulong Area: Our Minzu Primary School)
by Wu Ran

《海龟老师1:校园里的海滩》(Teacher Turtle 1: A Beach on Campus)
by Cheng Wei

《风雪那年》(That Year in the Blizzard)
by Liu Hu Published


Best Short Story in Chinese Language

《昆虫印象》('Impressions of the Insects')
by Jin Bo
Published in Shao Nian Wen Yi magazine (Issue No.8, 2017)

《纸窑》('Paper Kiln')
by Peng Xuejun
Published in OCTOBER the Children's Literature magazine (Issue No.10, 2017)

《今夜,你们是十四岁的王》('Tonight, You're Kings of Fourteen')
by Xiao Ping
Published in OCTOBER the Children’s Literature magazine (Issue No.9, 2017)

《公羊爸爸》('Father Ram')
by Zhang Zhongcheng
Published in OCTOBER Children's Literature magazine (Issue No.8, 2017)

《为寂寞的夜空画上一个月亮》('Draw a Moon for the Lonely Night Sky')
by Jia Ying
Published in Shao Nian Wen Yi magazine (Supplementary Issue No.5, 2017)

Special Contribution Award

Zhang Mingzhou (China)

Author of the Year

Hervé Tullet (France)